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Matthew 20 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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“For the kingdom of heaven is like [fn]a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.

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“When he had agreed with the laborers for a [fn]denarius for the day, he sent them into his vineyard.

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“And he went out about the [fn]third hour and saw others standing idle in the market place;

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and to those he said, ‘You also go into the vineyard, and whatever is right I will give you.’ And so they went.

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“Again he went out about the [fn]sixth and the ninth hour, and did [fn]the same thing.

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“And about the [fn]eleventh hour he went out and found others standing around; and he *said to them, ‘Why have you been standing here idle all day long?’

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“They *said to him, ‘Because no one hired us.’ He *said to them, ‘You go into the vineyard too.’

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“When evening came, the [fn]owner of the vineyard *said to his foreman, ‘Call the laborers and pay them their wages, beginning with the last group to the first.’

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“When those hired about the eleventh hour came, each one received a [fn]denarius.

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“When those hired first came, they thought that they would receive more; [fn]but each of them also received a denarius.

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“When they received it, they grumbled at the landowner,

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saying, ‘These last men have worked only one hour, and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden and the scorching heat of the day.’

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“But he answered and said to one of them, ‘Friend, I am doing you no wrong; did you not agree with me for a denarius?

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‘Take what is yours and go, but I wish to give to this last man the same as to you.

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‘Is it not lawful for me to do what I wish with what is my own? Or is your eye [fn]envious because I am [fn]generous?’

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“So the last shall be first, and the first last.”

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As Jesus was about to go up to Jerusalem, He took the twelve disciples aside by themselves, and on the way He said to them,

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“Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem; and the Son of Man will be [fn]delivered to the chief priests and scribes, and they will condemn Him to death,

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and will hand Him over to the Gentiles to mock and scourge and crucify Him, and on the third day He will be raised up.”

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Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to [fn]Jesus with her sons, bowing down and making a request of Him.

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And He said to her, “What do you wish?” She *said to Him, “Command that in Your kingdom these two sons of mine may sit one on Your right and one on Your left.”

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But Jesus answered, “You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I am about to drink?” They *said to Him, “We are able.”

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He *said to them, “My cup you shall drink; but to sit on My right and on My left, this is not Mine to give, but it is for those for whom it has been prepared by My Father.”

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And hearing this, the ten became indignant with the two brothers.

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But Jesus called them to Himself and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great men exercise authority over them.

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“It is not this way among you, but whoever wishes to become great among you shall be your servant,

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and whoever wishes to be first among you shall be your slave;

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just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His [fn]life a ransom for many.”

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As they were leaving Jericho, a large crowd followed Him.

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And two blind men sitting by the road, hearing that Jesus was passing by, cried out, “Lord, have mercy on us, Son of David!”

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The crowd sternly told them to be quiet, but they cried out all the more, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!”

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And Jesus stopped and called them, and said, “What do you want Me to do for you?”

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They *said to Him, “Lord, we want our eyes to be opened.”

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Moved with compassion, Jesus touched their eyes; and immediately they regained their sight and followed Him.
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NASB Footnotes
Literally: a man, a landowner
The denarius was a day's wages
I.e. 9 a.m.
I.e. noon and 3 p.m.
Literally: similarly
I.e. 5 p.m.
Or, lord
The denarius was a day's wages
Literally: each one a denarius
Literally: evil
Literally: good
Or, betrayed
Literally: Him
Or, soul

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